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Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby KirboTurbo » Wed Jun 25, 2014 8:45 pm

I plan on making an outfit out of entirely recycled items for Wednesday. A combination of plastic grocery bags and crushed aliminum cans

I'm not talk thrift shop clothing, actually making fashion out of recycled material.

Any ideas, let me know.
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby Dr. Pyro » Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:00 am

So you're going to be wearing garbage? Um, as they say in Texas, "El Paso."
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby Ratty » Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:13 am

Google ABC party clothes. (anything but clothes). It's great for a party. girls can wear caution tape and boys wear a shower curtain. I don't think it would work on the playa. Too moopy and too much trouble.
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby VultureChow » Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:19 am

Ratty wrote:Google ABC party clothes. (anything but clothes). It's great for a party. girls can wear caution tape and boys wear a shower curtain. I don't think it would work on the playa. Too moopy and too much trouble.


I've got my "police tape" utility belt ready to go (nylon though, not plastic)
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Duct tape clothing would probably hold up okay, though it would be too heavy for daytime.
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby VultureChow » Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:20 am

Also, you can knit/crochet with recycled plastic bags, and that holds up well.
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby Ratty » Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:21 am

My outfit is a combination of playing cards, fake flowers and cake frosting. Can't wear it to the burn.
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby unjonharley » Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:36 am

I thought the OP was starting a BR City Dump Camp on Wed.. damn..
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby BeeWeeDee » Thu Jun 26, 2014 9:49 am

I recycle a Wednesday about every seven days on average.
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby Captain Goddammit » Thu Jun 26, 2014 10:07 am

BeeWeeDee wrote:I recycle a Wednesday about every seven days on average.


If you figure out how to turn one into a Friday let me know how you did it!
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby theCryptofishist » Thu Jun 26, 2014 11:50 am

If you want it, do it.

I'm sticking to Wifebeater Wednesday.
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby AntiM » Fri Jun 27, 2014 6:59 am

I wore part of a failed shade structure one year, festooned with prayer flags. I also own a hoop skirt festooned with plastic bags and baby wipes, and wings embellished with beads, plastic cups and condom wrappers. The skirt and wings have never been to the playa.

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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby Captain Goddammit » Fri Jun 27, 2014 8:30 am

Ha, I run around in trucks a lot and I have that same tan :)
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Jun 27, 2014 10:03 am

I've probably got enough random rain flies...
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Re: Anyone interested in starting a recycled Wednesday?

Postby BBadger » Fri Jun 27, 2014 5:04 pm

unjonharley wrote:I thought the OP was starting a BR City Dump Camp on Wed.. damn..


I was thinking she could coordinate with NikkiG on that.
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